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The Three Lions Inn, Wimborne Minster

Description: The Three Lions Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 107177

OS Grid Reference: SU0074800052
OS Grid Coordinates: 400748, 100052
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8000, -1.9907

Location: West Street, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1JS

Locality: Wimborne Minster
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 1JS

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Listing Text

(north side)
The Three Lions Inn,
and 23a
(formerly listed as "Three Lions
Inn and House adjoining the
Three Lions Inn")
SU 0000 SE 2/153 14.6.52
Late C18-early C19. Rendered walls, tiled roof. Two storeys and attics. Ground
floor of the Three Lions Inn has double entrance doors (one now blocked) under a
flat stone moulded canopy on shaped brackets. Three sculptured lions on the
canopy - possibly of Coade Stone. Elevation to West Street has, on the ground floor,
2 double hung sash windows with glazing bats and raised plaster surrounds. First
floor has 2 similar windows. No 23a has a central door, similar to that in the Inn,
with a 6 panel flush panel door. Right of the door, a window has been altered to
form a second doorway, now blocked. Left of the door is a double hung sash window,
similar to those in the Inn, but without glazing bars. First floor has 2 similar
windows, without glazing bars. Facade to No 23a has raised plaster quoins at each
end. Attic has 4 dormers with hipped roofs and casements with glazing bars. West
elevation - facing Victoria Road has a doorway with pedimented hood on console
brackets. Ground floor has 3 double hung sash windows with raised plastered
surrounds and glazing bars, and a second, blocked, doorway. First floor has 3 windows
similar to those on ground floor. Two storeyed extension at rear, with brick walls
and tiled roof.

Listing NGR: SU0074800052

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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